Exit poll shows Klaus Iohannis, former leader of National Liberal Party, garnered 38.7 percent of votes.
20 August 2019 GMT+3
Romanian Muslims, some with Ottoman roots, largely spared Islamophobic rhetoric seen in neighbouring countries.
2 June 2019 GMT+3
The pontiff wraps up visit to Romania by asking the ethnic minority for forgiveness for discrimination across Europe.
27 May 2019 GMT+3
PSD leader Liviu Dragnea to serve three and half year prison sentence after losing appeal against 2018 graft conviction.
24 April 2019 GMT+3
Hope and unease in fertile Romanian village, six years after protests halted plans for Europe's largest gold mine.
8 April 2019 GMT+3
Former president is among several high-ranking officials charged with crimes against humanity over Romanian revolution.
29 March 2019 GMT+3
On the streets of Romania's capital, fear and disbelief over Brexit as concern grows for migrants and UK-bound students.
12 February 2019 GMT+3
Romanians care for the elderly in Italy but long hours, loneliness and mistreatment lead to mental health problems.
14 November 2019 GMT+3
Romania's crumbling health system is no longer a secret, and many say corruption is to blame.
Even as Romania heads the presidency of Council of the European Union, observers in Europe worry about a crackdown on the nation's independent voices in the media and a rise in 'fake news'.
The Romanian government is facing widespread allegations of corruption and mismanagement.
8 October 2018 GMT+3
Just over 20 percent of Romanians turned up at referendum aimed at changing the definition of marriage.
7 October 2018 GMT+3
Data from the national election bureau shows that only 20.4 percent of Romanians voted in the referendum.
12 September 2018 GMT+3
Ruling PSD party calls for probe into alleged external funding and preplanned violence during a rally
22 August 2018 GMT+3
Some 450 people were treated for injuries at recent rally, but ruling party leader denounces protest as coup attempt.
13 August 2018 GMT+3
Security forces fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse large crowds after several violent outbursts.
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